Department of Earth and Environmental Sciences

Visit the Planetarium

Until further notice, the UNI Planetarium will not be available for any public programs or any group scheduling.  Once conditions change, this page will be updated.

During January and February, the UNI Planetarium will be open to the public for an astronomy program eachimage from inside the Planetarium Thursday night with the first show starting at 7 PM. The other show will begin at 8 PM. Admission is free and all are welcome. The planetarium seats 25 and all shows begin promptly on the hour. Planetarium shows will continue until early March when the outdoor observatory programs will begin. The planetarium is located at room 105 Latham Hall.  In order for all to enjoy the show, cell phones, cameras and tablets cannot be used during the program.

If you would like to arrange a special program for a school or community group, please contact Dr. Siobahn Morgan at (319)-273-2389 or via e-mail:

2015 Feature about the planetarium from UNI STEM.